slaap

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

slaap (uncountable)

  1. sleep

Verb[edit]

slaap (present slaap, present participle slapende, past participle geslaap)

  1. To sleep

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch slaep, from Old Dutch *slāp, from Proto-Germanic *slēpaz. Compare Low German Slaap, Slap, West Frisian sliep, German Schlaf, English sleep.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

slaap m (uncountable)

  1. sleep
  2. sleepiness
  3. (anatomy) temple

Synonyms[edit]

  • (sleepiness): vaak

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

slaap

  1. first-person singular present indicative of slapen
  2. imperative of slapen